One particular person was killed and greater than a dozen others have been injured after a stage collapsed at Medusa Competition in Valencia, Spain on Saturday.
Excessive winds exceeding greater than 50 mph reportedly prompted a partial collapse of the competition’s foremost stage, in response to Reuters. “At round 4 within the morning sudden and violent robust winds destroyed sure areas of the competition, forcing administration to make the fast determination to vacate the live performance space to ensure the protection of attendees, employees and artists,” competition organizers mentioned in a press release.
Amongst these injured, three suffered critical trauma accidents and 14 others had minor accidents.
The rest of Medusa Competition has been canceled in gentle of the tragedy. The six-day digital music occasion, which happened on a seashore in Valencia, featured a lineup together with David Guetta, Afrojack, Steve Aoki, Carl Cox, Timmy Trumpet, and extra.
Tragedia en el Medusa Competition tras una fuerte racha de viento que ha hecho que la infraestructura del escenario volara por los aires
Se estima que hay varios heridos incluso algún muerto. pic.twitter.com/E8ISDuwKPc
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